Campus Safety Reports: Feb. 8 to 14

 Incidents of Note:

Saturday, Feb. 9-Liquor Law Violation: Officer requested assistance at 12:40 a.m. at a Falstaff's event for an uncooperative student who refused to give ID when requested, which is a violation of the College's policy. Student complied with the request when the other officers arrived and agreed to leave the Falstaff's event for the evening. Report issued.
Sunday, Feb. 10-Campus Safety Assist: Three unknown males reported at 12:45 a.m. running from the taxi without paying for the ride. Theft of services report issued. Photos from the cab to be delivered at a later date.
Wednesday, Feb. 13-Missing Person: Concern reported for a roommate at 1 a.m. who should have returned from a date by that time. An investigation ensued and the student was located safe and sound with the assistance from the Saratoga Springs Police Department.

Further Incidents:

Friday, Feb. 8:
Emergency Phone: Activation of emergency phone received at 12:03 a.m. from Cane Crossing. Officer dispatched reported the phone was reset and no one was in the vicinity. False activation determined.
College Violation: Officer noted excessive noise at 1:52 a.m. from a room in McClellan Hall while on patrol. Residents complied with the request to lower the volume.
Campus Safety Assist: A transport requested at 3:50 a.m. from Dayton Drive to the Emergency Room. Officer dispatched completed the transport.
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 9:50 a.m. at Cane Crossing. Dispatched all units, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department advised. Cause of the alarm determined to be the excessive use of aerosol. Report issued.
Alarm: The Saratoga Springs Police Department reported receiving an alarm at 4:45 p.m. for the Skidmore Employees Federal Credit Union Office. Dispatched officer reported that an employee accidentally set off the alarm. Saratoga Springs Police Department advised. Report issued.
Accident: A person reported at 6:52 p.m. that his vehicle slid down Wait Hill into the North Woods construction site. Officer dispatched for assistance. No injuries reported.
Emergency Phone: Emergency phone activation received at 7:37 p.m. No response from the caller. Officers dispatched reported finding no one in vicinity. False activation reported.
College Violation: Excessively loud music reported at 9:30 p.m. at the Hillside Apartments. Dispatched officers reported that residents complied with the request to lower the volume.
College Violation: Officer reported a drug law violation at 10:01 p.m. in plain view in McClellan Hall. Report issued.
College Violation: Officer reported a drug law violation at 10:20 p.m. in plain view at Penfield Hall. Report issued.
College Violation. A noise complaint received at 10:42 p.m. at Moore Way. Dispatched officer reported that residents complied with the request to lower the volume.
Campus Safety Assist: An officer escort requested at 11:17 p.m. at the Hillside Apartments. Officer dispatched provided the escort.

Saturday, Feb. 9:
Campus Safety Assist: A welfare check requested at 12:35 a.m. for a friend at McClellan Hall after receiving concerning text messages. Officers dispatched. Subject located and appeared to be fine. Report issued.
College Violation: Excessively loud music reported at 1:10 a.m. at the Bridgman Apartments. Officer dispatched reported that residents complied with the request to lower the volume for the remainder of the night.
Fireworks: The sounds of fireworks reported at 1:30 a.m. at Whitman Way. Officers dispatched reported that subjects were gone on arrival and found no other problems.
College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 3 a.m. at Jonsson Tower. Officers dispatched reported students from the same room playing a board game in the common area. Students complied with the officers' request to lower the volume.
Fire Alarm/Drug Law Violation: Fire alarm activation received at 12:21 p.m. at the Hillside Apartments. Dispatched officers, Unit-10, and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Cause of the alarm was determined to be the burned food. Drug law violation found in plain view upon response to the alarm. Report issued.
Emergency Phone: An activation of the emergency blue phone received at 6:58 p.m. from Dayton Drive. Officer dispatched reported that the activation was due to a vehicle hitting it. Report issued.
Criminal Mischief: An officer reported at 9:50 p.m. finding a four-inch hole in a wall approximately one foot from the floor in Kimball Hall. Unknown perpetrator(s). Report issued.
Medical: Assistance requested at 8:23 p.m. at Wiecking Hall in rewrapping a hand in which the reporting person has had stitches. Officer dispatched applied first aid. Report issued.
Liquor Law Violation: Officers reported a liquor law violation at 10:09 p.m. in plain view at Wilmarth Hall. Report issued.
Medical: A person reported at 11:18 p.m. that her friend had been burned on a stove at Whitman Way. Officers dispatched reported transporting the victim to the Saratoga Hospital. Report issued.
Liquor Law Violation: A liquor law and tobacco violation reported at 11:30 p.m. in Wait Hall. Report issued.

Sunday, Feb. 10:
College Violation: Loud noise reported at 12:26 a.m. at Wiecking Hall. Officers dispatched reported that the subjects lowered the volume upon request.
Criminal Mischief: Fire alarm activation received at 2:16 a.m. at Wait Hall. Officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department advised. Officers on the scene advised that a fire extinguisher was set off. Report issued.
Campus Safety Assist: Transport requested at 12:10 p.m. to the Saratoga Springs Emergency Room from an off-campus location. Dispatched officer completed the transport. Report issued.
Graffiti: Graffiti reported at 10:50 p.m. on the first floor lounge of McClellan Hall. Officer dispatched photographed the damage and issued a report.

Monday, Feb. 11:
Criminal Mischief: Report received at 7:32 a.m. of a hole in the wall of the second floor McClellan Hall lounge area. Photo taken and damage recorded. Report issued.
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 11:50 a.m. for Dayton Drive. Officers, Unit-10 and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department dispatched. Cause of the alarm determined to be a cooking error. Report issued.
Suspicious Odor: A suspicious odor reported at 5:50 p.m. in the Jonsson Tower basement. Officer located two subjects smoking. No drug evidence in plain view. Report issued.
Campus Safety Assist: A person entered the Campus Safety Office at 6:37 p.m. to report that a female was having an asthma attack and she has called 911. Dispatched officers and additional Saratoga Springs Police Department dispatched. Subject was transported to the Emergency Room. Report issue.d
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 8:23 p.m. at Dayton Drive. Officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department advised. Alarm activation due to a cooking error. Report issued.

Tuesday, Feb. 12:
Campus Safety Assist: Assistance requested at 1:16 a.m. with four males who will not voluntarily leave the Scribner Library at closing. Officers dispatched reported that subjects were gone upon arrival.
Alarm: Stopper alarm activation received at 1:45 a.m. at Rounds Hall. Officers reset the alarm box and found no one in the vicinity.
Campus Safety Assist: A concerned parent requested a welfare check at 3:14 a.m. of a student in Wait Hall. Officer dispatched made contact with the student and she in turn called her parent.
Campus Safety Assist: Assistance requested at 7:35 p.m. for a male who injured his knee at the Williamson Sports Center. Dispatched officer transported the subject to the Emergency Room. Report issued.

Wednesday, Feb. 13:
Suspicious Odor: An odor of something burning reported at 12:10 p.m. on the second floor of Wilmarth Hall. Dispatched all officers and maintenance. Officer reported that there was a burnt ballast in one of the bathrooms and that maintenance will have the ballast changed by an electrician.
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 6:47 p.m. at a North Woods Apartment complex. Dispatched all officers and maintenance and advised the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Alarm was caused by cooking. Officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department was advised of the same.
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 8:19 p.m. from a North Woods Apartment complex. Dispatched officers and maintenance and advised the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Alarm was caused by cooking. Officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department advised of the same.
Suspicious Odor: A suspicious odor reported at 9:22 p.m. on the second floor of Jonsson Tower. Dispatched officers who reported that there was a faint odor in the hallway. No odor found in the room.
College Violation: A noise complaint received at 11:41 p.m. in Kimball Hall. Dispatched officers reported the area quiet upon their arrival.

Thursday, Feb. 14:
Fire Alarm: Fire alarm received at 8:06 p.m. for the Hillside B Apartment. Dispatched officers and maintenance and notified the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Alarm was due to cooking.
Suspicious Activity: Concern reported at 10 p.m. about a subject conducting business on campus. Report taken and is to be forwarded to the proper college authority for a further follow-up if necessary.
College Violation: A large party reported at 11:58 p.m. at a Scribner Village Apartment complex. Dispatched officers reported located a large group of people inside and outside the apartment. Group dispersed without incident at the officers' request.

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